Muftah is currently seeking editors to join the following editorial teams:
1. EGYPT AND NORTH AFRICA
2. YEMEN & GULF STATES
Responsibilities include generating submissions, editing articles, and writing a weekly blog post for the magazine. Interested candidates should be fluent in English and have strong editing skills. Past editorial experience with a magazine, newspaper, or journal is a plus. General knowledge of the region to which they are applying is required.
Muftah values collegiality, creativity, and innovation in its editorial team. Competitive candidates will be highly motivated, organized, and self-driven. Although editors work remotely, preference will be given to applicants based in the Washington D.C. area.
The average time commitment for this position is approximately 10-20 hours a month. A minimum 9 month commitment is required. As a volunteer-driven organization, Muftah cannot provide compensation to its editors at this time. Interested candidates should send a resume, writing sample, and cover letter, detailing their specific interest in the position, to [email protected] Applicants should clearly indicate their region of interest in the subject line of the email. Applications that do not contain these materials will not be eligible for consideration.
APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED: March 22, 2016. Applications received after this date will not be considered.